ItsNate – “The Pay Off”
I took Piff Gang‘s advice and downloaded ItsNate‘s Never Average Talking Excellent. “The Pay Off” is my favorite track from the mixtape, with a choice beat from Sumgii (who also produces for Piff Gang) and big words by Nate. You can download the tape for free by clicking here.
January 9th, 2013 |
TOO FRESH: Piff Gang – “Paraphernalia” (Prod. by S-Type)
Piff Gang have come back strong with Greenhouse, an outstanding collection of eleven tracks that features top notch production from Budgie, Crankz, Sumgii, JD Reid, and S-Type. “Paraphernalia” is my favorite cut from the mixtape, with a ridiculously funked up beat from S-Type that demands to be thrown on repeat. You’ve got to be at their headlining gig next Monday at Birthdays if you’re into this, and download the mixtape […]
December 7th, 2012 |
Music, TOO FRESH, Uncategorized | 10 Comments
Substitute Teachers: Piff Gang
Our latest Substitute Teachers mix comes from Piff Gang, a group of artists from London who have brought UK cloud rap to another level. DJ Motive (@MotiveUK) curated the selection you’re hearing today, and we spoke a bit after I listened to the mix. Who started Piff Gang? Has it always been a set group or do artists come and go? Piff Gang started as a group of friends, most […]
November 1st, 2012 |
Mixes, Music, Substitute Teachers | 15 Comments
Fatima clued me in on the work of London’s Piff Gang almost a year ago, and their furious output has brought UK cloud rap to another level. Produced by Crankz, Sumgii, and Budgie (who was just featured on S-Type‘s Billboard EP), the crew’s effortlessly exuberant flow has built anthems that demand international play. Just about everything they’ve done is now available on their soundcloud for free.
October 24th, 2012 |
Music | 5 Comments